With the loss of this summer’s Olympic Games, the move to 8K content for some broadcasters is now on hold. Jenny Priestley talks to Cinegy’s Jan Weigner about the future of adoption for the new resolution.
Jenny Priestly, TVB Europe
Published: April 30, 2020
2020 was supposed to be the year 8K would take the world by storm. Both NHK in Japan and RAI in Italy had announced plans to broadcast this summer’s Olympic Games in 8K, the first time the new resolution would be seen on TV in the home - at least in Europe. But then the coronavirus pandemic hit and the Games were postponed to 2021.
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